subfonds UR/PST - York Presbyterian Church, Priory Street

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York Presbyterian Church, Priory Street


  • 1873-1997 (Creation)

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0.22 cubic metres

12 boxes

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Leadership records, comprising Kirk session meeting minutes, 1873-1977; church managers' meetings minute books, 1898-1987; Deacons' Court minutes, 1876-1883, 1890-1898; and central church accounts, 1925-1948.

Church membership records, comprising communicants' roll books, 1873-1904, 1924-1971; seat rent books, 1907-1929; and church year books, 1963-1964.

Records relating to church groups, 1966-1997.

Church magazines, 1913-1953.

Photograph of church interior, [1960s].


Further accruals are not expected.

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The archive comprises the records of two successive churches based at the same building: the records of St Columba's Presbyterian Church (previously the York Presbyterian Church), 1873-1972, and the United Reform Church of St Columba, 1972-1995.

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  • English

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